Develop a portfolio of measures across the campus.
Research campuses consume more energy per square foot than most facilities. They also have greater opportunities to reduce energy consumption, implement renewable energy systems, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and set an example of climate neutrality.
This website provides research campuses a five-step process to develop and implement climate action plans.
The process follows a logical hierarchy of actions to evaluate options by energy sector and set specific targets. It encompasses every energy system on campus, recognizing that campus-wide measures have greater potential for reducing carbon emissions. Use the Climate Action Planning Tool to determine which technology options will have the most impact on your campus.